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“Disappointed” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Playa Tortugas

Ranked #22 of 139 things to do in Cancun
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Owner description: This beach is lined with open-air cafes, restaurants and bars, making it a perfect place to scope out the crowd.
Lakeside, California
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26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Disappointed”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2012

Went here for a snorkeling tour. Extremely disappointed in the amount of fish as there were not that many. Also the tour guide was a little too harsh of those of us that are "experienced snorklers" wanting you to be close to him. A little annoying for me.

Visited February 2012
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Saskatoon,SK Canada
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“Nice Day Trip, quiet Beach”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2012

Akumal...where the Turtles are. Shallow sea grass bed beach. Occasional Turtles to see snorkelling.

Visited February 2012
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Denver
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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“Easy to get to.”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2012

Took the overpriced ($17RT) ferry to Isla Mujeres from Playa Tortugas and it was easy to get to and short trip from my hotel on the strip via a bus. I did not stay long and seems incredibly touristy but if you are looking for something to do in Cancun or just an interested people watching adventure this might be the place for you.

Visited February 2012
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Rio De Janeiro, Rj
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44 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Easy to go”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2012

A good beach, easy to go and perfect to take the ferry to isla mujeres.

Visited January 2012
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Great place to Eat on the Beach”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2012

Loved the restaurant, lots of locals here. Chilled out place to relax.

Visited June 2011
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